Bhindi Masala

Bhindi Masala is a popular Indian dish made with okra, onion, tomatoes & spices! This stir fry is best enjoyed with warm rotis.

Okra or bhindi as it’s called in Hindi is a very popular vegetable in India. I think after paneer, bhindi must be everyone’s favorite veggies especially kids.

I say this because I remember when I was a kid my friends, cousins who were very picky would always eat 2 veggies – paneer and okra. I’m yet to meet a person who doesn’t like...

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Vegan Tom Kha Gai (Thai Coconut Soup)

Vegan Tom Kha Gai aka Thai Coconut Soup is creamy, delicious and has so much flavor to it. You only need the right ingredients to make this at home in no time!

January is a hard month to get through. There are many reasons for this. One, it’s the first month after the holidays and it’s hard to get back to work and daily life.

And two it’s so dark and cold that basically you just can’t wait for spring! Oh well,...

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Instant Pot Aloo Baingan

Instant Pot Aloo Baingan – simple potato and eggplant curry made in the pressure cooker. This easy recipe uses my frozen onion tomato masala and gets done in 20 minutes! Talk about easy dinner!

If you love all the Instant Pot vegetarian/vegan recipes that I share on the blog, please join me on this Facebook Group – Instant Pot Vegetarian Recipes. The group shares/features vegetarian instant pot recipes and ideas from all around the web!

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Mushroom Cauliflower Fried “Rice”

Mushroom Cauliflower Fried “Rice”- this low carb fried rice recipe has tons of flavors and gets done in 15 minutes! Vegan.

I can’t believe I am sharing a keto recipe on the blog! I am the last person to follow any diets and trends, they are just not for me. And no I am not following keto but I have just been trying to eat better these days.

I have been hearing about cauliflower rice so much. I was intrigued from the day I heard about it. There were so many...

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Instant Pot Kale Garlic Dal

Instant Pot Kale Garlic Dal – this dal has robust flavors from lots of garlic and packs a healthy punch! It’s vegan and super easy to make using the frozen onion tomato masala that I shared on the blog earlier this week.

Now that you have onion tomato masala all frozen and ready to go, you make Indian meals in 30 minutes or less!

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Instant Pot Indian Onion Tomato Masala

Basic Indian Onion Tomato Masala aka Bhuna Masala made in the Instant Pot! This versatile masala freezes well and can be used in a number of recipes making it a must have for busy days!

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Golden Milk (Masala Haldi Doodh)

Turmeric’s anti-inflammatory and healing properties makes this Golden Milk aka Haldi Doodh, an ideal drink to have when you are under the weather or just when you feel like having a comforting drink!

PS: Happy Holidays & Merry Christmas everyone! I am taking a break from blog for the holidays and will see you guys in January! Have a wonderful time!

India has a very rich culture and so much has been said about it over the years. Of late, I have started realizing that...

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Vegan Gingerbread Cake

Spiced Vegan Gingerbread Cake is a quick and easy dessert to whip up for the holidays! This cakes come together quickly and tastes great with just a dusting of powdered sugar on top.

Serve with coffee, hot chocolate or chai and enjoy!

Are you guys done with your holiday shopping? The lines in shopping malls are so crazy these days. We were out this weekend getting our shopping done and god it...

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Checkerboard Cookies

Eggless Checkerboard Cookies with goodness of vanilla and chocolate. These simple buttery cookies will be a fun addition to your holiday cookie tray!

Cookie season is here and I had to share a cookie recipe with you guys before it’s over! I have been meaning to try Checkerboard Cookies forever and what better than the holidays to test the recipe.

Okay, so my checkerboard cookies don’t look very neat, lol. I have seen some...

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White Sauce Pasta (Béchamel Sauce Pasta)

Creamy white sauce pasta aka béchamel sauce pasta is one of my favorite pasta recipes. It’s cheesy and oh so good! Packed with veggies, this is a great way to make kids eat their veggies!

I can’t tell you guys how excited (or relieved !) I am to be finally sharing this recipe here.

The reason is that every time I go to India, I am asked to make this recipe at least 2 to 3 times (even if I am there for only 10...

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Eggless Chocolate Cake

It’s the season for cookies and cakes and I thought this will be the perfect time to share my easy and perfect Eggless Chocolate Cake recipe with you guys!

This eggless chocolate cake recipe is almost same as my recipe for eggless chocolate cupcakes. Ever since, I posted those chocolate cupcakes, I have received tons of emails and messages from you guys asking me to post an eggless chocolate cake recipe and well here it is!

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Sarson ka Saag

Sarson Ka Saag aka spicy mustard greens is a winter staple in Northern India. It’s usually served with makki roti (a flatbread made with maize flour), a dollop of butter and makes a nutritious meal!

If there’s one thing that I really like about Indian cooking, it’s how much we cook using seasonal ingredients. I think that is so important!

One should always cook and eat seasonal because the taste of these ingredients when they are in season is so...

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